S.Africa's JSE says trade halted due to glitch

JOHANNESBURG, Oct 9 (Reuters) - The Johannesburg Stock Exchange said on Tuesday that trade had been halted on Africa's biggest stock market due to a system glitch.

A spokeswoman for bourse operator JSE Ltd said the bourse was investigating the cause of the error. The exchange has been plagued by system troubles in the past.

(Reporting by David Dolan; Editing by Jon Herskovitz)

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